Calendar

E.g., 09/21/2019
E.g., 09/21/2019

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Paws To Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

STEAM 101 for pre-teens and teens (Ages 8 to 15)

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles. Join us in September for the Science and Art of Salt. Ages 8-15. Registration is required.

Children's Writing Group

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Collaborate with other kids as you share your writing, give and receive feedback, and support others through the writing process.

Learn, Connect, Play: Wii-U Tournament: Mario Kart 8

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11, join our Wii-U tournament and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Chess Club

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games at this event hosted by a teen volunteer. Ages 5 to 18. No registration required.

Altered Book Art

5:30pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Drop into Davidson Public Library for the Altered Book Art Pop-Up celebrating the Davidson Fall Arts Festival. Staff will be on hand to guide you in creating with old library books.

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Makerspace *Family Time*

1:00pm at Messy Makerspace at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

The Makerspace is open to teens and preteens ages 10-18 and their parent(s) or caregiver(s) working on a project together.

Silver Sundays: Beatties Ford Board Games

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Come and join us for Board Games at Beatties Ford Road Library for our Silver Sundays Series! These programs are geared towards older adults, but all are welcome to participate.

Paws to Read

2:00pm at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Meet Local University City Author: Shelly Rozzel Clark

2:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Celebrate reading and meet local University City author, Shelly Rozzel Clark, author of Beyond the Cracks: Finding God's Grace & Mercy.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Hispanic Heritage Month

(All day) at Myers Park

Build your Spanish vocabulary and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

Freedom to Read Week: The Mystery of the Shredded Book

(All day) at Myers Park

Did you know that some of your favorite books have been banned? Drop in and see if you can solve the mystery of the shredded book

Freedom To Read Week: Uncensor This!

(All day) at Scaleybark

Help library staff to "uncensor" various redacted documents to uncover the truth behind original UFO investigations, drug cartel investigations and other interesting documents

Book Sale: Special Collections and Bound Serials

9:00am at Main Library

In preparation for Main Library's renovation, we are upping our "book sale game" during summer 2019.

Literacy & Wordplay:

9:00am at Sugar Creek

Participate in literacy-related activities, which may include: scavenger hunts, board games, hands-on technology, and more.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Baby Play and Learn

Play with your baby, make friends and learn about child development during this fun workshop series.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Family Storytime: 0-2 years

9:30am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Family Storytime

10:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Family Storytime at Huntersville Arts and Cultural Center

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Two Time Storytime (age 2)

TWO-YEAR OLDS. This age group will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Toddler Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Stories in 2 Languages: Spanish

10:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Stories in 2 Languages: Spanish

10:15am at Mint Hill

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.